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Is There Really Anything That Speeds Up Hair Growth
Yes a few known caus: Growth in terms of height is determined by several factors. You should expect your height to be influeneced by the height of your patrents. Nutrition through growing years(uptom age of 18-20 years) affects the growth. Most teenagers have a big growth spurt between 16-19 yrs of age..So be patient and see how it changes from one year to the next. Human growth hormone is an important natural contribu. ...Read more
Is there anything that can make a hair grow back thinner ?it is thick now ,,is there something to make it thin
Tincture of time: You are very lucky to have a full thick head of hair....Give it enough time and it will become thin and sparse.. ...Read more
Does the hair growth pill viviscal actually work? Are there any side effects? I hve damaged hair&i my hair seems to be growing at a slow rate.
It does work.: Howevere people have varying responses to treatment and other factors have to be considered re: hair growth and loss including genetics, stress level, aging, smoking history etc. May ur hair standout! http://m.wikihow.com/speed-up-hair-growth. http://www.stylecraze.com/articles/herbs-that-prevent-hair-loss/. ...Read more
Is it true that a girls hair stops growing at a certain length because of their genetics? No matter if they cut it and keep it healthy etc? Ty dr
Not true: Hair growth does not stop at a certain length. ...Read more
Minoxidil: I agree - Minoxidil 2% in women, 5% in men 2x/day will help thicken the hair. Your length is almost predetermined by your genetics and how long your anagen (growth) phase is. I will sometimes recommend b vitamins 2x/day or l-lysine which may help, no huge studies supporting their evidence but some anectodal reports. Also, might have your dr check thyroid status and ferritin (iron stores). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Thinning hair: First step is to make sure there is not a medical cause or vitamin deficiency for your thinning hair. Next I would recommend the use of minoxidil twice a day. You could also add propecia (finasteride) if not contraindicated. Minoxidil must be used twice a day and if you stop the hair growth reverses. ...Read more
My hair is becoming very thin and damaged, and it has very slow growth. I'm wondering the cause of this? Is there anything to promote hair growth?
Biotin: Biotin is a vitamin b component that provides your body with vitamins and nutrients needed to allow your hair and even your nails to grow strong and fast. It boosts your metabolism of fats, carbohydrates and proteins that are needed for thick hair and increased growth. ...Read more
Minoxidil: Minoxidil is a topical solution (aka rogaine). There is a female formulation that is 2% solution. This is should applied twice a day and takes about 2 months to start seeing results. No prescription is needed and it is found at most grocery stores and pharmacies. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why do we lose hair in time? Does age affect hair growth and the follicles? Is there a remedy to prevent it? My hair is a disaster. It's frizzy too!
Nope: There are many products available in the market which claims they work. I would not advice you to try any of those untested products. Just be happy and contained mwith what you have. You may be surprised how many people get cheated by the companies who manufacture products targetting desperate persons. ...Read more
Sorry...: ...Is likely just a myth, although coincidence fuels this kind of belief for some. ...Read more
What type of disease causes your hair not grow? Because my hair is not growing it's falling out ? It seems like the more i brush it falls out
I'm 19 and my facial hair is not appearing as much as i want it to, is there any way to make it show up faster?
Facial hair: It could be that you should be evaluated by an internist or endocrinologist to be sure that your hormones are functioning properly. If some are low that could be corrected. ...Read more
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